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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow County

Disability

Do you now have any health problem that requires you to use special equipment, such as a cane,
a wheelchair, a special bed, or a special telephone?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,132 1,576 8.6 8.0- 9.3 10,556 91.4 90.7-92.0
-Onslow County 303 37 7.2 4.9-10.5 266 92.8 89.5-95.1
GENDER
Male 112 16 7.5 4.3-12.9 96 92.5 87.1-95.7
Female 191 21 6.9 4.2-11.2 170 93.1 88.8-95.8
RACE
White 227 30 7.8 5.1-11.7 197 92.2 88.3-94.9
Other 70 5 3.8 1.4-10.4 65 96.2 89.6-98.6
AGE
18-44 104 3 1.9 0.6- 6.2 101 98.1 93.8-99.4
45+ 198 34 14.7 10.1-20.9 164 85.3 79.1-89.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 123 19 9.6 5.6-16.0 104 90.4 84.0-94.4
Some College + 180 18 5.3 3.1- 8.9 162 94.7 91.1-96.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 150 26 9.9 6.2-15.6 124 90.1 84.4-93.8
$50,000+ 106 5 3.6 1.4- 9.1 101 96.4 90.9-98.6

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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